RWE and Tata Steel enter new partnership to support green industrial revolution and offshore wind power generation in Wales

RWE, Wales’ largest electricity producer, has entered a new partnership with Tata Steel to understand and explore the production of steel components that could be used in high-tech floating wind foundations and structures for projects in the Celtic Sea. The industry leaders will work together to identify the steel components that could be supplied from … Continue reading RWE and Tata Steel enter new partnership to support green industrial revolution and offshore wind power generation in Wales

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Photovoltaic and solar thermal energy production and wind energy in Europe

The rise in European gas and electricity markets prices continues. In the fourth week of June, prices of most spot and futures European electricity markets increased, dragged by the increase in gas prices. In the German, Belgian, French and Dutch markets, prices above €450/MWh were registered in some hours and even reached €500.00/MWh in one … Continue reading Photovoltaic and solar thermal energy production and wind energy in Europe

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Offshore wind energy industry enjoys best-ever year with 21.1 GW of installations

The offshore wind industry enjoyed its best-ever year in 2021, with 21.1 GW of new capacity connected to the grid, according to the latest Global Offshore Wind Report launched by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) to coincide with the United Nations Ocean Conference in Lisbon. The report shows that the offshore wind industry is … Continue reading Offshore wind energy industry enjoys best-ever year with 21.1 GW of installations

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Renewable-based Pathway Key to Palau’s Welfare

Like many Small Island Developing States (SIDS), Palau is highly dependent on imported fossil fuels. Renewable energy generation is only 4.03 percent of the total share of its power sector. The country, however, is striving to increase this share. A new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) explains how the country can achieve … Continue reading Renewable-based Pathway Key to Palau’s Welfare

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Vestas secures 86 MW repowering order in the USA

Vestas has received an 86 MW order from Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) to repower the Solano Wind Project Phase 4 wind farm in California, USA. The order consists of 19 V150-4.5 MW wind turbines, which will replace the site’s current legacy V47-660 kW wind turbines. With this order, the collective Solano Wind Project will … Continue reading Vestas secures 86 MW repowering order in the USA

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Ørsted and DSV to test cargo drones at Anholt Offshore Wind Farm

Ørsted, the world-leading Danish energy company, and DSV, the global Danish transport and logistics company, will test long-distance drone transport of spare parts and tools in the Kattegat. Ørsted has the ambitious goal of becoming carbon-neutral by 2025 and is continually exploring new ways to ensure high wind farm availability and reduce carbon emissions from … Continue reading Ørsted and DSV to test cargo drones at Anholt Offshore Wind Farm

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Dept. of Energy U.S. Energy & Employment Jobs Report

The clean energy industry now employs as many people as the natural gas and coal industries combined. The USEER report from the Department of Energy confirms the rapid growth of clean energy jobs across the country as the American energy transition continues. In 2021 the solar, wind, and energy storage sectors employed more than 442,900 … Continue reading Dept. of Energy U.S. Energy & Employment Jobs Report

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Ecoener will supply the island of La Gomera with wind power

The facilities have 12 MW of power and represent an investment of 17 million euros. The new wind farms will start operating this year and will turn La Gomera into a 100% sustainable island. The project reinforces Ecoener’s leadership in renewable energy production in the Canary Islands. Ecoener, the Galician multinational renewable energy company, will … Continue reading Ecoener will supply the island of La Gomera with wind power

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RWE welcomes Vaughan Gething MS to Pembroke site to discuss decarbonisation ambitions

Wales’ largest power producer and number one renewable energy generator, RWE, welcomed Minister for Economy Vaughan Gething MS to the Pembroke site for a site tour and discussion on how the company is supporting Wales’ net zero ambition. The company recently launched the ‘Pembroke Net Zero Centre’ (PNZC) as the hub for RWE’s decarbonisation projects … Continue reading RWE welcomes Vaughan Gething MS to Pembroke site to discuss decarbonisation ambitions

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Greenalia is advancing in its floating offshore wind power projects in the Canary Islands

Greenalia is advancing in the development of its floating offshore wind projects in the Canary Islands and launches RFI (Request for Information) focused on the global offshore wind supply chain companies that can provide information on their solutions, products or services that can be applied to floating projects promoted by the renewable energy IPP. In … Continue reading Greenalia is advancing in its floating offshore wind power projects in the Canary Islands

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GE Working on Behind-the-Meter Projects to Support PV Solar Integration into the Grid

Projects will promote the deployment of novel solutions that enhance grid resiliency and stability with high PV Solar penetration, and support commercial and industrial (C&I) customers in reducing their utility bills and maximizing utilization of their PV assets. GE Research and GE Renewable Energy are partnering with Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) on a $1.75M U.S. … Continue reading GE Working on Behind-the-Meter Projects to Support PV Solar Integration into the Grid

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Statkraft accelerates renewable growth

Statkraft has updated its growth strategy within renewable energy with new, more ambitious targets towards 2030. The strategy increases the annual growth rate for onshore wind, solar and battery storage from 2.5-3 GW in 2025 to 4 GW in 2030. At the same time, growth ambitions for hydropower, offshore wind and green hydrogen are increased. … Continue reading Statkraft accelerates renewable growth

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Equinor and SSE Thermal acquire Triton Power and prepare for transition to hydrogen

Equinor and SSE Thermal are stepping up ambitions to contribute to decarbonisation in the UK. The companies are buying power company Triton Power from Energy Capital Partners (ECP), an energy-transition infrastructure investor, and are starting preparations to use hydrogen in the Saltend Power Station. The key plant included in the purchase of Triton Power is … Continue reading Equinor and SSE Thermal acquire Triton Power and prepare for transition to hydrogen

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RWE starts construction of Bartelsdorf 2 wind farm

RWE continues to drive forward the expansion of renewable energies in Germany. Today marks the start of construction for the new Bartelsdorf 2 wind farm in the district of Rotenburg (Wümme), Lower Saxony. This will add five Nordex turbines to the existing Bartelsdorf wind farm, which is located between Hamburg and Bremen, bringing the total … Continue reading RWE starts construction of Bartelsdorf 2 wind farm

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Vestas secures order for 73 MW of wind power in Poland

Vestas has received an order for 73 MW from PAK-Polska Czysta Energia sp. z o.o, for the Czluchow wind farm in northern Poland. This order marks Vestas’ first collaboration with PAK-Polska Czysta Energia sp. z o.o, a subsidiary of ZEPAK S.A, and with locally produced towers, Vestas further demonstrates its commitment to creating value and … Continue reading Vestas secures order for 73 MW of wind power in Poland

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OX2 applies for offshore wind farm Aurora in Sweden

OX2 has submitted a permit application under the act of Sweden’s Exclusive Economic Zone to construct an offshore wind farm in the Swedish Economic Zone between the islands of Gotland and Öland. The wind farm Aurora will be situated about 20 kilometers from the island of Gotland and 30 kilometers from the Island of Öland. … Continue reading OX2 applies for offshore wind farm Aurora in Sweden

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RWE and BOURBON enter partnership to jointly bid for French Mediterranean floating offshore wind project under the A06 tender

RWE Renewables France and Bourbon Subsea Services today announced the signing of a partnership agreement to jointly bid for the Mediterranean floating offshore wind auction. The partners have applied to be selected as eligible bidders for the A06 tender – the respective announcement by the French government is expected during the coming weeks. Under A06, … Continue reading RWE and BOURBON enter partnership to jointly bid for French Mediterranean floating offshore wind project under the A06 tender

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RWE and Siemens Gamesa join forces to boost Polish offshore wind energy industry

Preferred supplier agreement signed for RWE’s 350 MW F.E.W. Baltic II offshore wind farm; 25 x SG 14-236 DD machines intended to be used; local Polish supply chain to contribute Siemens Gamesa Baltic Sea Offshore Execution center to be launched creating more than 150 direct jobs; Gda?sk to be main location Memorandum of Understanding signed … Continue reading RWE and Siemens Gamesa join forces to boost Polish offshore wind energy industry

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Siemens Gamesa in Germany will supply wind turbines to the 913 MW Borkum Riffgrund 3 offshore wind farm

Firm order signed with Ørsted for 913 MW Borkum Riffgrund 3 offshore wind power project 83 x SG 11.0-200 DD machines to be used; service agreement included  More than one million German households to be served by the project, with approximately 2.5 million tons of CO2 avoided through clean energy generation Significant contribution to German … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa in Germany will supply wind turbines to the 913 MW Borkum Riffgrund 3 offshore wind farm

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Nordex SE: EUR 139.2 million capital increase via private placement to anchor shareholder Acciona

Nordex SE (“Nordex” or the “Company”; ISIN: DE000A0D6554) today announced a capital increase against cash contribution in the amount of just under 10 percent by way of a private placement to its anchor shareholder Acciona S.A. (“Acciona”), raising EUR 139.2 million gross proceeds. Utilising the existing authorised capital, Nordex will increase its share capital by … Continue reading Nordex SE: EUR 139.2 million capital increase via private placement to anchor shareholder Acciona

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